macOS 12 Monterey
macOS 12 Monterey is now available!
New features and how to upgrade
Apple announces macOS Monterey
macOS 12 Monterey, Apple's latest OS announced back in June 2021, is now available!
The main new features include:
- Safari redesign: Featuring a new (optional) tab bar design and Tab Groups functionality.
- Facetime upgrades: Improved audio and video clarity. SharePlay lets you share music and video.
- Universal Control: Connect your iPad to your Mac and use your mouse across both screens.
- Shortcuts: now on Mac, this works just like on iPhone and iPad.
- Notes: Quick Notes lets you take quick notes system wide. Collaboration improvements.
- Airplay to Mac: Share your iPhone or iPad to your Mac display
- Privacy enhancements.
How to Upgrade
Can your Mac run macOS Monterey?
macOS Monterey is compatible with the majority of Macs that were able to run macOS Big Sur. Support for some of the older MacBook Air and iMacs from 2013 and 2014 will no longer be supported, however these can still run macOS Big Sur.